Identity and Democracy, the political group in the European Parliament launched on 13 June for the Ninth European Parliament term, condemned the way the committee chairs and vice-chairs were elected, saying that it was not transparent.

"In most committees the chairs and vice-chairs were elected by acclamation as the number of candidates was equal to the number of posts, as the traditional groups respect the D’Hondt method as long as they benefit from it themselves.

In every committee where...

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